In Moscow, there will be a children’s hockey tournament “Myshkin Cup”. The main trophy will be played by eight teams of sports schools in Moscow, Moscow region, Saratov, Tver, Tula, Riga (Latvia) and Donetsk (DNR).
For the organization and holding of the tournament, one of the largest Moscow amateur hockey leagues was chosen – the Friendly Hockey League. The final of the children’s tournament will be held on September 24 at the ice arena of the Yantar Sports Palace at 13:00. At 15:00 the Gala-match of the Legend of Hockey with the multiple owner of the “Myshkin Cup” HC “Phoenix” will take place.
At the opening and award ceremonies there will be legends of Russian hockey: Vladimir Myshkin, Alexander Yakushev, Vyacheslav Fetisov, Alexey Kasatonov, Sergey Babinov, Alexander Kozhevnikov.
Since last year, the “Myshkin Cup” has divided into two raffles – a child and an adult. Winners of competitions among hockey players of 2006 of a birth became pupils of HC “Yantar”. The masters became the strongest “Phoenix”. This time, the professionals found out the relationship a week earlier. All matches were held in the Sports Palace “Yantar”. The owner of the Cup for the first time was HC “Tigers” (Moscow).
This year, the children’s hockey tournament “Myshkin Cup” will be held among pupils of the year 2004. Among the participants there is a team of girls born in 2002-2004 – the team of the Moscow region. The competitions will include Tigers, Kristall (Saratov), Saga (Riga), FSO Moscow Hockey, Spartanets (Moscow), Tverichi (Tver) and HC Donetsk.
Vladimir Semenovich Myshkin is a legendary Soviet hockey player. Olympic champion, multiple world champion. Over the years, defended the colors of the capital’s Dynamo. As a goalkeeper coach, he became the world champion in 2012.